Trump delays effective date of travel ban amid court battle
21 June, 2017, 07:10 | Author: Simon Thompson
The only branch of the government that is acting outside its constitutional authority is the judicial branch, not the executive branch.
The lawsuits by Hawaii and the Maryland challengers argued that the executive order violated federal immigration law and a section of the Constitution's First Amendment, which prohibits the government from favoring or disfavoring any particular religion. Trump has said that the suspensions allow much-needed time to review the nation's immigration and refugee evaluation procedures to ensure potential terrorists aren't allowed to enter the country.
Pointing to the fact that order technically states the ban would last "for 90 days from the effective date of this order", Justice Department lawyers are arguing that the 90-day clock has yet to even start, since Trump's order never took effect. "I think we can all attest that these are very risky times and we need every available tool at our disposal to prevent terrorists from entering the United States". Whatever the Supreme Court does in this case, we probably haven't heard the end of the president's efforts to fulfill one of the basest, most un-American promises of his campaign. He also denied that the travel ban has any relation to religion. "We disagree with the Ninth Circuit's decision to block that authority", Sessions said in a statement Monday evening. Presidents do have substantial latitude in setting immigration policy and in preserving national security, but those powers are not limitless and can not be exercised arbitrarily.
The Trump administration has asked the Supreme Court to immediately reinstate its ban on travelers from six mostly Muslim countries.
A federal judge first blocked Trump's initial travel ban in early February. "It can not go unchecked when, as here, the President wields it through an executive edict that stands to cause irreparable harm to individuals across this nation".
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He told a Senate panel Tuesday that he, and not Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who had the authority to terminate Mueller. Gingrich said on Twitter that 'Republicans are delusional if they think the special counsel is going to be fair.
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The program offers renewable two-year periods of protection from deportation and also makes recipients eligible for work permits. The decision was noted at the bottom of an administration statement announcing the end of another Obama-era immigration program.
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